Planning & Zoning

About the Planning Department

The Planning Department is charged with the review of all new residential, commercial, and industrial projects within the City of Hurricane. We take into account zoning, parking requirements, setbacks, heights, landscaping, and building materials.

The Planning and Zoning processes and procedures include appearing before the Planning Commission.

Hurricane City Downtown Master Plan

Hurricane City is creating a new Downtown Master Plan. Visit for updates, information, and chances to provide feedback. 

Hurricane City Downtown Master Plan DRAFT

The above proposal will be open for public comment at the Planning Commission meeting held on June 8, 2023 at 6pm located at the City office. We encourage the public to read through and come with comments/concerns to be heard for the City Council's consideration. 

City Code & Land Use Ordinance

Current City Code and Land Use Ordinances are now online

Disclaimer About Online City Code

The formatting and pagination of this web version of the code may vary from the official hard copy of the code. This web version of the code is provided for informational purposes only and may not reflect all of, or the most current, legislation that has been passed. Prior to any action being taken, please consult the technician for any ordinances that have been enacted that are not contained in this web version. In case of any discrepancy between this web version and the official ordinances, the ordinances prevail. 

Planning Applications

You can now apply for Land Use Applications ONLINE!


Please call Brienna at 435.635.2811 ext. 112 once your application is submitted to get the application fee taken care of. Application fee amounts can be found below on the Planning and Zoning Fee Schedule attachment. Visa and MasterCard only. 

Schedules & Fees

Code Enforcement

The Planning and Zoning office handles enforcement of all land-use ordinances within the city. Please contact the city offices at 435-635-2811 if you have any concerns. 

To submit a short-term rental complaint please call 800-630-6048 or use this link:

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